2016/2017 Programme.

Meetings are held every Third Thursday of each month, Wirral Ladies Golf Club, Bidston Road, Birkenhead, Wirral, CH43 6TS, from 7.15pm to 9.00pm. Visitors are welcome. Doors open at 6.45pm.


15th September- The Historic Environment
Dr Ben Croxford, Historic Environment Officer Merseyside

20th October - Storeton Woods from Domesday to the Present

David Casement of Prenton

17th November - Poison is a Woman’s Weapon
Angela Brain, Speaker on Victorian Murders

8th December - The Commercial Joy of Christmas **2nd Thursday**
Glynn Parry of Bromborough


19th January - The History of Oxton Village

Sheen Gaskell, Birkenhead Central Library

16th February - The Mersey Training Ships
Geoffrey A Topp, Mersey Training Ships Memorial Trust

16th March - The Means Test Riots in Birkenhead, 1932
Chris Thompson, Society Member

20th April - The Historic Mersey Coastline
Gavin Hunter of Neston

25th May AGM (7.15 - 7.45pm) followed by Birkenhead Priory **4th Thursday**
Colin Simpson, Curator, Williamson Art Gallery

Visitors welcome to individual talks - charge £2
Publicity Officer Rob Wood 0151 608 0026